Mrs. Moreno and Yollie are sitting on a couch watching a scary show and Yollie gets tired so Yollie asks her mom to wake her up when the movies over. But when it's over her mom tiptoes to bed without waking her up so she wakes up in the middle of the night and is scared then relises her mother pranked her. So she puts a cup of water near her mothers alarm clock to prank her back.
The mother does not have enough money for a new dress for the eighth grade dance for Yollie. So she dyes one of Yollies summer dresses black for the dance. Yollie does not think it will work out right but to her surpries it comes out gorges black like the ones girls in new york wear.
ThenYollie got ready' she put on her dress black and shoes with velvet bows. she was doing her makeup, hair and nails t'll her mother shouted, "All right allready?" Her mother droped her off at the dance and said, "have a good time but bhave yourself. When Yollie got in side she and her her friend Janice talked.
Ernie at a hand full of cookies cause he was nervous and then went to ask yollie to dance. yollie said, "yes!" Then they danced 2 fast songs and one slow song. then it started to rain and all the girls na into the bathroom.
when Yollie got in the bathroom she saw her drees was the color of ash. she cried cause she didn't want anyone to know she's poor and died an old dress she ran home crying. Her mother didn"t understand her problome. She yelled and through the dress and said, "stupid cheap dress!"
Then someone called her she thought it was Janice wondering why she left early but it was Ernie wondering if she was mad at him. She said, ''no." Then Ernie asked if she would like to go to the movies with him. So she asked her mother and said she could go. Her mother then got out the saved up money she was saving for Yollie to go to collage and went to the mall. Her mother bought her new blouse, skirt, and pair of shoes that wouldn't have the colors bleed out in the rain or any weather.